Sergio Perez (F1 driver) creates his own electric foil boat racing team


Give or treat yourself to a subscription to Boats in Motion print + digital and for only 39 euros a year you get the magazine at home plus read it on your PC, smartphone and tablet. With a sea of advantages.

E1 Series - Sergio Perez
Sergio Perez

Sergio Perez in E1 Series, here’s the latest news from thehighly anticipated sprint championship on water, raced on zero-emission foil motorboats. Structured on sustainable models and formats worthy of major motorsport events, E1 Series will debut in 2023 with as many as 12 teams on the starting line.

Sergio Perez – E1 Series

And if the President and Co-founder is Alejandro Agag, former patron of Formula E, the arrival of Sergio Perez as Team Owner only underscores how much attention the E1 Series is managing to attract to itself. Which obviously bodes well for the many fans that the announcement of the championship alone has already managed to attract.

E1 Series World Championship
E1 Series World Championship – RaceBird

Sergio Perez – E1 Series World Championship 2023

The Red Bull driver will participate as
Team Owner
in the inaugural season of this brand new championship, and will wear the colors of his country, in fact presenting with Team Mexico. As well as
“extremely excited about the idea of participating”
the F1 driver also says he is interested in thesustainable, research-based approach of the entire initiative. Teams and drivers will in fact compete with
a race boat powered by 100 percent electricity and using Hydrofoil technology, a solution that lifts the hull out of the water to reduce hydrodynamic drag.

E1 Series - Team Mexico
E1 Series – Team Mexico

In short, big names and a lot of attention for the first and highly anticipated inaugural season of the E1 – UIM World Championship, a series that overall also promises to be a pioneer in the experimentation and testing of sustainable marine solutions.

E 1 Series
E 1 Series

For more information on this highly anticipated category, visit the official E1 Series sites.


To stay up-to-date on all the boating news, selected by our editorial staff, sign up for the Motor Boats newsletter! Just click the link below, accept the Privacy Policy, and click the “Subscribe Me” button. You will then receive the best powerboat news on your email, twice a week! It’s free and you can unsubscribe at any time, no obligation! CLICK HERE.



Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Are you already a subscriber?

Sign up for our Newsletter

Join the Sailing Newspaper Club

Powerboats, its stories, from small open to motoryachts. Sign up now for our free newsletter and receive the best news selected by the editorial staff each week. Enter your email below, agree to the Privacy Policy and click the “sign me up” button.

Once you click on the button below check your mailbox



You may also be interested in.